Mr. Seward to Mr. Hale

No. 48.]

Sir: Your despatch of the 15th of September, No. 58, has been received, and is approved.

The sentiments expressed by the Spanish government, in reply to. your communication therein mentioned, are in harmony with the general policy of Spain, as understood here, and are very acceptable.

I am, sir, your obedient servant,


John P. Hale, Esq., &c., &c., &c.